Borislava Hristova scored 20 points to lead Washington State to a 68-61 over Hampton.

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Borislava Hristova scored 20 points to lead Washington State to a 68-61 nonconference victory over Hampton on Monday night at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman.

The Cougars (2-0) made 11 three-pointers and led by as many as 19 against the Pirates while forcing 20 turnovers and outscoring the Pirates’ bench 32-12.

Hristova made 8 of 15 field goals, including 3 of 4 three-pointers.

Dawnyelle Awa had six steals and eight points for the Cougars. Taylor Edmondson and Alexys Swedlund each scored nine.

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Malia Tate-Defreitas led the Pirates with 22 points and eight rebounds.

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Breanna Stewart scored 24 points and Moriah Jeffersonhad 21 to lead top-ranked UConn.

Kia Nurse score 16, Morgan Tuck 15 and Gabby Williams had 10 points and 11 rebounds.

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Ronnie Williams scored 21 points, Simone Westbrook had 14 and the Gators upset the Seminoles 82-72.

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